Archive for the ‘biographies and memoirs’ Category

And That’s A Good Thing!

Friday, April 1st, 2011

Martha Stewart Whole LivingMartha Stewart’s Whole Living blog recently recommended Stacy Pershall’s LOUD IN THE HOUSE OF MYSELF to its readers. Lifestyle editor Sarah Engler calls the book “beautifully written and shockingly honest” and says she “could not. put. it. down.”



Stacy Pershall Blogs for Psychology Today

Wednesday, March 30th, 2011

Click here to read Stacy Pershall’s fascinating guest post about dialectical behavior therapy on the Psychology Today blog!


Critics Dig into The Archaeology of Home

Friday, March 18th, 2011

The Archaeology of Home by Katharine GreiderNext week, PublicAffairs will publish THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF HOME: An Epic Set on a Thousand Square Feet of the Lower East Side by Katharine Greider. Click through for some early critical praise of this “astonishing, complex” tale! (more…)


Loud in a Bookstore Near Yourself!

Wednesday, March 9th, 2011

Loud in the House of Myself by Stacy PershallStacy Pershall will soon be hitting the road to promote LOUD IN THE HOUSE OF MYSELF. Check after the jump to see if she’ll be reading in a town near you!



Stacy Pershall Speaks to NPR

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011

Loud in the House of Myself by Stacy PershallClick here to listen to the podcast of Stacy Pershall’s NPR interview.


Loud in the House (Party) of Myself

Wednesday, February 9th, 2011

powerHouse BrooklynHere are some photos from last week’s fabulous publication party for LOUD IN THE HOUSE OF MYSELF at powerHouse Arena.

If you missed it, you can still catch Stacy’s readings at Bluestockings Bookstore on February 15th, Ithaca College on February 21st and 22nd, and Bowery Poetry Club on March 26th! (Check back soon for more dates!)


Stacy Pershall in the Barnes & Noble Studio

Monday, January 24th, 2011

In this video at Barnes & Noble Studio, Stacy Pershall discusses her memoir, LOUD IN THE HOUSE OF MYSELF, and dishes out some great advice to young girls. Check it out!


Stacy Gets BUST-ed!

Wednesday, January 19th, 2011

BUST magazineBUST magazine had some lovely things to say about Stacy Pershall’s memoir in their latest issue: “Loud in the House of Myself is a beautifully written sliver of understanding that is frank, self-deprecating, and, at times, funny. This memoir is more than just a tear-jerking page-turner; it’s the manifesto of a ‘strange girl’ and could be, for some, a lifeline.” We couldn’t agree more!


Loud in the powerHouse of Myself

Monday, January 3rd, 2011

Loud in the House of Myself by Stacy PershallW.W. Norton will publish Stacy Pershall’s memoir LOUD IN THE HOUSE OF MYSELF this month, so, naturally, we’re going to be celebrating all over town!



Booklist Enjoys Ms. Pershall’s Wild Ride

Wednesday, November 10th, 2010

A little mole told us that there will be a very nice review of LOUD IN THE HOUSE OF MYSELF in the December 1st issue of Booklist, wherein they call Stacy Pershall’s memoir an “electrifying account” and “one whirlwind ride.”

Read the full review here!